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Premier Brad Wall told a crowd of supporters the province would "beat" a federal carbon tax in court during a speech in Saskatoon on April 27, 2017.

'Going to beat that case:' Wall promises carbon tax court battle

By Chris Vandenbreekel April 28, 2017 - 12:26am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 12:45am

Premier Brad Wall made his clearest indication yet he'll challenge a federal carbon tax in court during a speech Thursday night.

Speaking at the premier's dinner in...

Protesters blocked vehicles from getting into the Prairieland Park parking lot for a Saskatchewan Party fundraising dinner on April 27, 2017.

Hundreds protest budget cuts outside premier's dinner

By Chris Vandenbreekel April 27, 2017 - 10:53pm Updated: April 28, 2017 - 2:17am

Hundreds of people gathered at the entrance of Prairieland Park Thursday evening to protest Premier Brad Wall and the Saskatchewan Party's budget.

Demonstrators from...

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall will head to Washington to meet with the Trump administration to discuss trade on April 3, 2017.

Wall heads to Washington to highlight Canada-U.S. Trade

By Britton Gray April 2, 2017 - 9:24am Updated: April 2, 2017 - 9:30am

Premier Brad Wall is making his way south of the border to talk trade with members of the Trump Administration.

Wall will be in Washington from April 3-6 and will be...

Premier Brad Wall was quick to fire back at Alberta's Premier Rachel Notley on comments made about the Sask. budget.

Wall and Notley spar over recent budgets

By Sarah Mills March 26, 2017 - 5:17pm Updated: March 27, 2017 - 7:13am

Alberta's premier is taking aim at the Saskatchewan budget released this week.

"What we've seen in Saskatchewan is what it looks like when the rubber hits the road,"...

Premier Brad Wall made an announcement on March 20, 2017, two days ahead of the provincial budget.

Wall hints at PST increase, tax changes in social media video ahead of budget

By 650 CKOM March 20, 2017 - 6:37am Updated: March 21, 2017 - 12:46pm

Saskatchewan's premier gave his biggest hint yet there could be a change coming to the provincial sales tax (PST) in Wednesday's budget.

In a video posted on social...

A reduction to the wages of MLAs and political staff proposed by Premier Brad Wall is expected to save about $500,000 a year.

Wall asks MLAs, ministers to take 3.5% wage cut

By 650 CKOM March 7, 2017 - 12:15pm Updated: March 7, 2017 - 4:29pm

The province will be cutting from the top as it looks to trim its deficit.

Premier Brad Wall has asked all ministers, MLAs and political staff to take a 3.5 per cent...

Premier Brad Wall said the provincial government still has yet to determine the exact figure on the provincial deficit. It's also trying to determine to best way to get back to balance. Feb.28, 2017

Wall hints at more time to plug $1.2B deficit

By Chris Carr February 28, 2017 - 7:16pm Updated: March 1, 2017 - 7:34am

Saskatchewan's deficit is projected at $1.2 billion, but could grow before the province's spring budget comes down.

Premier Brad Wall said this is because final numbers...

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall speaks at the SUMA Conference in Saskatoon on Feb. 6, 2017.

Wall paints grim budget picture, announces $1.2B deficit

By Chris Vandenbreekel February 6, 2017 - 3:42pm Updated: February 6, 2017 - 3:47pm

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says everything is on the table when it comes to bringing a $1.2-billion deficit to balance.

Wall made the remarks during a speech to the...

A January 2016 photo of a makeshift memorial in front of Dene High School in La Loche, Sask. following a shooting that killed two people and wounded seven others.  Two brothers were also killed in a home near the school.

Classes cancelled as La Loche continues to grieve

By 650 CKOM January 23, 2017 - 7:46am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 7:46am

There are no classes in La Loche Monday in the wake of a sombre anniversary.  On Sunday, the remote community privately marked one year since a shooting that killed two staff...

Sask. Premier Brad Wall agrees with the federal government's decision to approve two pipelines.

Sask. premier agrees with federal government decision on pipelines

By Sarah Mills November 30, 2016 - 4:35pm Updated: December 1, 2016 - 6:37am

He doesn't often agree with the current federal government but Premier Brad Wall is thanking it for approving two new pipelines.

Line 3 and Kinder Morgan were given the...

Photo of Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall

'I wish Justin Trudeau was a little more like Hillary Clinton:' Wall continues stance against carbon tax

By Britton Gray October 12, 2016 - 3:54pm Updated: October 13, 2016 - 6:24am

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says the plan proposed by Hillary Clinton would be more effective than the announced carbon tax.

“When I take a look at Hillary Clinton’s...

Premier Brad Wall addresses media at a news conference in Saskatoon Oct. 11, 2016.

Wall vows to continue fight against carbon tax

By 650 CKOM October 11, 2016 - 2:22pm Updated: October 11, 2016 - 2:26pm

Premier Brad Wall is continuing to speak out against a carbon tax announced by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

In remarks to the House of Commons last week, Trudeau said...

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